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A great place to discover and relive vintage and modern rockabilly, blues, surf, roots, r&b, oldies, etc. Hear favorites and obscure tracks as well as exclusive interviews

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A great place to discover and relive vintage and modern rockabilly, blues, surf, roots, r&b, oldies, etc. Hear favorites and obscure tracks as well as exclusive interviews

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68 Ratings
Average Ratings
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great show!!

By tamadrumhead - Apr 07 2019
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i absolutely love this podcast. always great shows and great music.

Can’t Stop

By T-Bone Wolfe - Nov 23 2017
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This podcast is like a drug; I got hooked and can’t stop listening!!!

iTunes Ratings

68 Ratings
Average Ratings
60
4
2
1
1

great show!!

By tamadrumhead - Apr 07 2019
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i absolutely love this podcast. always great shows and great music.

Can’t Stop

By T-Bone Wolfe - Nov 23 2017
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This podcast is like a drug; I got hooked and can’t stop listening!!!

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A great place to discover and relive vintage and modern rockabilly, blues, surf, roots, r&b, oldies, etc. Hear favorites and obscure tracks as well as exclusive interviews

Rank #1: Taking a Detour with Cyndi Lauper/ Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour 05-16-16

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Cyndi Lauper joins us on Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour this week to discuss her 11th studio album, Detour (available now from Sire Records), which finds her covering traditional Country/Rockabilly/Western Swing tunes.  We also talk about her early rockabilly roots while in her band Blue Angel and the NY scene at the time.  We'll hear a couple of tracks from Levi & The Rockats and Robert Gordon (artists Cyndi would see in NY around that time) as well as a new B-side from Dion!

*Note that every attempt was made to clear up the cell phone audio in certain spots from the interview but such is the nature of the cell sound sometimes.

Intro Voice Over- Rob "Cool Daddy" Dempsey

Intro music bed- Brian Setzer- "Rockabilly Blues"

Dion- "I've Been Watching"

Cyndi Lauper interview:

Cyndi Lauper- "Down Don't Bother Me"

Segment 1

Blue Angel- "Take A Chance"

Segment 2

Cyndi Lauper- "Funnel Of Love"

Segment 3

Cyndi Lauper- "Heartaches By The Number"

Segment 4

Cyndi Lauper (with Emmylou Harris)- "Detour"

Segment 5

Cyndi Lauper- "Misty Blue"

Segment 6

Cyndi Lauper (with Jewel)- "I Want To Be A Cowboy's Sweetheart"

Segment 7

Cyndi Lauper- "Walking After Midnight"

Levi & The Rockats- "All Thru The Night"

Robert Gordon- "I'm Coming Home"

Outro music bed- Blue Angel- "Cut Out"

May 16 2016

58mins

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Rank #2: JD McPherson: Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour 10-26-15

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JD McPherson is our guest this hour as we talk about his new project Let The Good Times Roll, Conan O'Brien, confused lyrics for ZZ Top (and his love of the band), opening for Robert Plant, writing with The Black Keys' Dan Auerbach, VeeJay 45, etc.  We also hear brand new singles from Chris Isaak and the Legendary Shack Shakers, a request from JD for Sonny Burgess and much more on this week's Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour!

Intro Voice Over- Rob "Cool Daddy" Dempsey

Legendary Shack Shakers- "Mud"

Buddy Holly- "Rock Me My Baby"

JD McPherson interview:

JD McPherson- "Everybody's Talking 'Bout The All American

Segment 1

JD McPherson- "North Side Gal"

Segment 2

JD McPherson- "It's All Over But The Shouting"

Segment 3

JD McPherson- "Let The Good Times Roll"

Segment 4

JD McPherson- "Head Over Heels"

Segment 5

JD McPherson- "Bridgebuilder"

Segment 6

JD McPherson- "It Shook Me Up"

Segment 7

JD McPherson- "I Wish You Would"

Segment 8

Sonny Burgess- "We Wanna Boogie

Chris Isaak- "Please Don't Call"

Oct 26 2015

1hr

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Rank #3: John Fogerty: Fortunate Son! Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour 11-16-15

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Rock & Roll Hall of Famer John Fogerty is our guest this week!  We talk about his new book Fortunate Son, his wife Julie, Creedence Clearwater Revival, his love for the early Sun Records sounds, Carl Perkins, discovering Hank Williams from an early Jerry Lee Lewis cover version and lots more.  John's passion for life, love and rock & roll continues to shine brightly!

Intro Voice Over- Rob "Cool Daddy" Dempsey

Creedence Clearwater Revival- "Green River"

segment 1

John Fogerty- "Big Train From Memphis"

segment 2

Creedence Clearwater Revival- "Proud Mary"

segment 3

Creedence Clearwater Revival- "Lookin' Out My Back Door"

segment 4

Creedence Clearwater Revival- "Cross-Tie Walker"

segment 5

Carl Perkins with John Fogerty- "All Mama's Children"

segment 6

John Fogerty- "Blue Moon Nights"

segment 7

John Fogerty (with Shane & Tyler Fogerty)- "Lodi"

segment 8

Jerry Lee Lewis- "You Win Again" (request from John)

Creedence Clearwater Revival- "Bad Moon Rising"

Nov 16 2015

59mins

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Rank #4: Big Sandy interview & more! Rockabilly N Blues 04-25-16

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Robert "Big Sandy" Williams is our guest this week!  We chat about early influences, his "Big Sandy" nickname, beginnings of the Fly-Rite Boys (and Fly-Rite Trio), working with Dave Alvin, acoustic project What A Dream, brand new single, playing Nashville Boogie, a request for Pat Cupp and more!

Intro Voice Over- Rob "Cool Daddy" Dempsey

Intro music bed- Brian Setzer- "Rockabilly Blues"

The Blasters- "Crazy Baby"

Janis Martin- "Drugstore Rock N Roll"

Big Sandy interview

Big Sandy & His Fly-Rite Boys- "Every Time"

Segment 1

Big Sandy & His Fly-Rite Boys- "Power Of The 45"

Segment 2

Big Sandy & The Fly-Rite Trio- "Hot Water"

Segment 3

Big Sandy & His Fly-Rite Boys- "Jumpin' From 6 To 6"

Segment 4

Big Sandy & His Fly-Rite Boys- "Chalk It Up To The Blues"

Segment 5

Big Sandy & His Fly-Rite Boys- "Glad When I'm Gone"

Segment 6

Big Sandy & His Fly-Rite Boys- "Fine Fine Superfine"

Segment 7

Big Sandy- "Yama Yama Pretty Mama"

Big Sandy & The Fly Rite Trio- "Steady Baby"

Segment 8

Pat Cupp- "I Guess It's Meant That Way" (request from Big Sandy)

Outro music- Link Wray- "The Flying Wedge (Drag Race)"

Apr 25 2016

58mins

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Rank #5: 2nd Annual Halloween Show! Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour 10-28-19

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It's the 2nd annual Halloween Show on Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour.  Connor Rocket once again co-hosts an hour of devilishly good tunes and vintage horror film trailers!  You'll drop your candy and run when you hear tunes from Thurston Harris, Marcel Bontempi, The Delta Bombers, Messer Chups, John Fogerty, Chris Isaak, Roy Clark, Sirocco Bros., Bobby Bare, Vince Ray's Loser Machine, Round Robbin, The Time Burners, an instru-MENTAL Breakdown with Los Straitjackets and The Moontrekkers and more!

Intro Voice Over- Rob "Cool Daddy" Dempsey

Intro Music Bed:  Brian Setzer- "Rockabilly Blues"

Tarantula Ghoul & Her Gravediggers- "Graveyard Rock"

Messer Chups- "They Call Me Zombie"

John Fogerty- "Wicked Old Witch"

Round Robin- "I'm The Wolfman"

The Haunted Strangler trailer

Jack Turner- "Nightmare"

Sirocco Bros.- "Flying Saucers"

Brian Setzer- "Flyin' Saucer Rock 'n' Roll"

Marcel Bontempi- "Witch Girl"

I Was A Teenage Werewolf trailer

The Time Burners- "Little Wolf Man"

snippet from Space Ghost- "It's Not Easy Bein' Evil"

Chris Isaak- "Voodoo"

Vince Ray's Loser Machine- "Monster Hop a Bop-a-Lula"

Bobby Bare- "Vampira"

Horror Of Dracula trailer

Roy Clark- "Spooky Movies"

instru-MENTAL Breakdown:

The Moontrekkers- "Night Of The Vampire"

Los Straitjackets- "Theme From Halloween"

Thurston Harris- "Purple Stew"

It's The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown snippet

The Delta Bombers- "Witch Doctor"

Robot Monster trailer

Claudine Clark- "Walkin' Through A Cemetary"

The Monotones- "Legend Of Sleepy Hollow"

Outro Music Bed: Satan's Pilgrims- "Gravewalk"

Oct 28 2019

57mins

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Rank #6: Robert Gordon special- Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour

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Robert Gordon is our guest this week as we talk about and hear his entire new album, I'm Coming Home plus a few favorites from his past.

Intro music bed- Link Wray- "Jack The Ripper"

Voice Over- Rob "Cool Daddy" Dempsey

Robert Gordon- "I'm Coming Home"*

Music bed- Link Wray- "Rumble"

Robert Gordon with Link Wray- "Red Hot"

Music bed- Link Wray- "The Swag"

Robert Gordon- "It's Only Love"*

Music bed- Scotty Moore- "Mean Woman Blues"

Robert Gordon & Chris Spedding- "It Feels So Right"

Music bed- Duane Eddy- "Rebel Rouser"

Robert Gordon- "Quit This Big Old Town"*

Robert Gordon I'm Coming Home :60 album spot

Robert Gordon- "Heaven"*

Music bed- Glen Campbell- "Lonesome Twelve"

Robert Gordon- "Honky Tonk Man"*

Robert Gordon- "Under Your Spell Again"*

Robert Gordon- "Walk Hard"*

Robert Gordon- "It's Late"*

Robert Gordon- "Lucille"*

Robert Gordon- "Little Pig"*

Robert Gordon- "Low Down Weekend"*

Screamin' Rebel Angels Sizzling Summer Giveaway

Music bed- Link Wray- "Scatter"

Robert Gordon- "Mountain Of Love"*

Robert Gordon- "Rock Billy Boogie"

The Reach Around Rodeo Clowns- Rockabilly Deluxe vinyl :60 album spot

Robert Gordon- "Someday Someway"

Robert Gordon- "Sea Cruise"

Robert Gordon- "Lonesome Train"

Outro music bed- Joel Paterson- "Speedin' North"

*from the new album, I'm Coming Home

Jun 25 2014

1hr

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Rank #7: Rockin' Christmas tunes and more

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More great rockin' Christmas tunes hit the playlist again this week.  Getting you in the Christmas mood this week are tunes from Annie Marie Lewis, Reverend Horton Heat, Wanda Jackson, Dave Edmunds, Bop Hounds, Johnny Horton and others!  Plus, we get a new holiday edition of "Ask The Clowns" with the Reach Around Rodeo Clowns and cool tunes from 69 Cats, Eddie Cochran, Jittery Jack and so much more!  

Intro Voice Over- Rob "Cool Daddy" Dempsey

Reverend Horton Heat- "Santa On The Roof"

Annie Marie Lewis- "Drummer Boy"

Shawn Camp & Billy Burnette- "A Big Hunk Of Love"

69 Cats- "Runaway"

Velvetone (with Wanda Jackson)- "Funnel Of Love"

Wanda Jackson & The Continentals- "Merry Christmas Baby"

Bobby Helms- "Jingle Bell Rock"

Devil's Daughters- "Pedal To The Metal"

Rockats- "Bad Love"

Marty Stuart- "Jailhouse"

Dave Edmunds- "Run Rudolph Run"

Hank Snow- "Reindeer Boogie"

Ask The Clowns

The Reach Around Rodeo Clowns- "I Used To Be The One"

Bop Hounds- "Make It Snow Santa"

Charles Brown- "Christmas Blues"

Johnny Horton- "They Shined Up Rudolph's Nose"

Jittery Jack- "Boston Baby"

Shakin' Pyramids- "Let's Go"

Dr. Rubin's Pomade

Dec 15 2014

59mins

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Rank #8: 60th anniversary of Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens, Big Bopper plane crash/ Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour 02-04-19

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We look back 60 years ago to that plane crash that took the lives of Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and The Big Bopper on February 3rd, 1959.  We'll spin tunes from each of those along with Dion and Waylon Jennings.  Dion also shares memories of Buddy, Sonny Curtis sings of the real Buddy story and we also hear a track from a recent release of Buddy Holly and the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.  Rave on!!!

Intro Voice Over- Rob "Cool Daddy" Dempsey

Intro Music Bed: Brian Setzer- "Rockabilly Blues"

Buddy Holly & Bob Montgomery (with Sonny Curtis)- 

"Midnight Shift" (alternate version with false start)

Ritchie Valens- "Ooh! My Head"

Dion on Buddy Holly

Dion & The Belmonts- "I Wonder Why" (with studio chatter)

The Big Bopper- "Chantilly Lace"

Ritchie Valens- "Donna"

The Crickets- "Maybe Baby"

Buddy Holly (with Waylon Jennings handclaps)- 

"You're The One" (recorded at KLLL in Lubbock, TX)

Dick Clark interview with Buddy Holly & The Crickets

The Crickets- "It's So Easy"

The Big Bopper- "White Lightning"

Buddy Holly- "Heartbeat"

Dion- "Hug My Radiator"

Ritchie Valens- "La Bamba"

Newsreel from plane crash

Buddy Holly- "Crying, Waiting, Hoping"

(recorded at Buddy's apartment 

11 Fifth Ave, New York City Dec. 14, 1958)

Ritchie Valens- "Boney Maroney"

Dion- "Oh Boy"

Sonny Curtis- "Real Buddy Holly Story"

Buddy Holly & The Crickets with The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra-

"Rave On"

Outro Music Bed: Link Wray- "That'll Be The Day"

Feb 02 2019

57mins

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Rank #9: Artist debuts and more!

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There's so much great music packed into this week's hour!  We hear the debuts of Vince Ray's Loser Machine, Sean Coleman & The Quasars and the Greg Martin Group on our show along with Johnny Cash, Robert Gordon, The Caezars, Rosie Flores, Eddie Cochran, a request for Bo Diddley, new Deke Dickerson & Los Straitjackets and so much more!

Intro Voice Over- Rob "Cool Daddy" Dempsey

Johnny Cash- "Mean Eyed Cat"

Robert Gordon- "Pretty Girls Everywhere"

Tweed & The Sugardaddies- "Release Me"

Ritchie Valens- "La Bamba"

The Caezars- "You Can Love Me"

Vince Ray's Loser Machine- "My Little Sister's Gotta Motorbike

Johnny Horton- "Cherokee Boogie"

TJ Mayes- "Box Car Star"

Rosie Flores- "Too Much"

Dave Edmunds- "I Knew The Bride"

Bo Diddley- "Mona" 

Nick Curran- "Can't Stop Lovin' You"

Eddie Cochran- "Jeanie, Jeanie, Jeanie"

Sean Coleman & The Quasars- "I'm A Man"

Deke Dickerson & Los Straitjackets- "Pipeline"

Greg Martin Group- "Groovy Grubworm"

Ricky Nelson- "It's Late"

Chop Tops- "You Can't Win"

Dr. Rubin's Pomade

Nov 10 2014

58mins

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Rank #10: Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour 06-06-16

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This week's show is "action packed"!!  We hear new tunes from Lil' Mo & The Dynaflos, The Starjays and a variety of rockers from Ronnie Dawson, Jerry Lee Lewis with John Fogerty, Nick Lowe (covering Buddy Holly), Paul McCartney (covering the Burnette brothers), Rich Mahan, Rex Allen, Eddie Cochran, Petunia & The Vipers, Johnny Cash and Carl Perkins (with backing by Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers), Webb Wilder, Bryan Adams, Jimmy & The Mustangs, Lara Hope & The Ark Tones and so much more!

Intro Voice Over- Rob "Cool Daddy" Dempsey

Intro music bed- Brian Setzer- "Rockabilly Blues"

Ronnie Dawson- "Action Packed"

Rayford Brothers- "Long Black & Greasy"

Bryan Adams- "You Belong To Me"

Jimmy & The Mustangs- "I Won't Cry"

Jerry Lee Lewis & John Fogerty- "Travelin' Band"

Gene Summers- "School Of Rock N Roll"

Rocket 3- "Hotrod Girls"

Petunia & The Vipers- "Maybe Baby Amy"

Rockats- "Pink & Black Cadillac"

Lara Hope & The Ark Tones- "I'm The One"

Rex Allen- "Knock Knock Rattle"

Rich Mahan- "I'll Get Off The Booze"

Johnny Cash and Carl Perkins (with Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers)- "Brown Eyed Handsome Man"

Webb Wilder- "Honky Tonk Hell"

Nick Lowe- "Changing All Those Changes"

Paul McCartney interview on "Honey Hush"

Paul McCartney- "Honey Hush"

Eddie Cochran- "Something Else"

The Starjays- "My Wild Girl"

Lil' Mo & The Dynaflos- "She's The Most"

Outro music bed- Joe Maphis- "Flying Fingers"

Jun 06 2016

58mins

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Rank #11: Dick Dale interview part 1, new tunes and more!

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Not only is Dick Dale celebrating his birthday today, he's also our guest for the next 4 episodes!  Mike Love from The Beach Boys also gives his friend a special birthday greeting.  We'll hear some killer Dick Dale tunes as well.  Also, we are treated with brand new tracks from The Sonics and Joe Bonamassa and rockers from Gretsch Brothers and Jack Rabbit Slim!!  You don't want to miss this one!!

Intro voice over- Rob "Cool Daddy" Dempsey

The Gretsch Brothers- "Crying, Waiting, Hoping"

Jack Rabbit Slim- "Lula Mae"

Dick Dale Interview

Intro music bed- "Mr. Eliminator"

Dick Dale- "Ooh Wee Marie"

Dick Dale segment 1 (music bed- "Unknown Territory")

Glen Campbell- "In My Arms" (featuring Dick Dale, Brian Setzer & Chris Isaak)

Dick Dale Interview continues

Intro music bed- "Deltone Rock"

Dick Dale- "Jessie Pearl"

Dick Dale segment 2 (music bed- "Hot Links")

Dick Dale- "The Wedge"

Dick Dale segment 3 (music bed- "Doom Box")

Dick Dale- "Night Rider"

Dick Dale Interview continues

Dick Dale segment 4 (music bed- "Firing Up")

Dick Dale- "Miserlou"

Dick Dale segment 5 (music bed- "Temple Of Gizeh")

Dick Dale- "Miserlou (soft)"

Mike Love birthday greeting

Dick Dale segment 6 (music bed- "Death Of A Gremmie")

Dick Dale- "Let's Go Trippin'"

The Sonics- "I Don't Need No Doctor"

Joe Bonamassa- "Tiger In Your Tank"

May 04 2015

1hr

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Rank #12: Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour- Billy Burnette interview and music

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Billy Burnette is our guest as we play music from him, his family and more!.  You'll also hear his unreleased version of "All I Can Do Is Dream You" featuring Brian Setzer on guitar!

Intro music bed- Link Wray- "Jack The Ripper"

Johnny Burnette & The Rock & Roll Trio- "Train Kept A Rollin'"

music bed- Johnny & Dorsey Burnette- "The Big House"

Johnny Burnette & The Rock & Roll Trio- "Honey Hush"

music bed- Duane Eddy- "Twango"

Billy Burnette- "Tear It Up"

Billy Burnette- "Don't Say No"

music bed- The Ventures- "Apache"

Dorsey Burnette- "Bertha Lou"

Dorsey Burnette- "Tall Oak Tree"

music bed- Johnny & Dorsey Burnette- "Rockin' Johnny Home"

Billy Burnette- "Hey Daddy" (as "Billy Beau")

music bed- Johnny & Dorsey Burnette- "Green Hills"

Johnny Burnette- "You're Sixteen"

music bed- The Ventures- "House Of The Rising Sun" 

Elvis Presley- "Suspicious Minds"

Shawn Camp & Billy Burnette- "Burnin' Love"

music bed- Kenny Vaughan- "Mysterium"

Billy Burnette- "All I Can Do Is Dream You"

Mick Fleetwood's Zoo- "Angel Come Home"

Fleetwood Mac- "As Long As You Follow"

Billy Burnette- "Oh Well"

Billy Burnette- "Believe What You Say"

Billy Burnette- "Everything Is Broken"

music bed- Johnny & Dorsey Burnette- "Lonely Island"

Johnny Cash- "A Boy Named Sue"

Billy Burnette- "Ring Of Fire"

music bed- Kenny Vaughan- Minuit Sur La Plage

John Fogerty- "Lookin' Out My Back Door"

Billy Burnette- "Rock N Roll With It"

Billy Burnette- "Hot Rod Hillbilly"

music bed- Johnny & Dorsey Burnette- "Bloody River"

Billy Burnette- "Ready Already"

Outro music bed- The Ventures- "Memphis" 

Mar 21 2014

1hr 34mins

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Rank #13: Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour 06-03-19

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We start a new segment we'll hear periodically throughout the year called "Hey Mr. DJ" where we play a couple of your requests (this week it's Bob Dylan and Robert Plant's "Honeydrippers")!  Plus, we've got NEW tunes from Los Straitjackets and The Volcanics in our instru-Mental Breakdown as well as new rockers from Lucky 757 (featuring Matt's Blues), The Retrobaits, Daddy Long Legs, Fatboy, Nick Waterhouse, The Beatersband, Robby Vee, Ray Allen and a recent rocker from Dustaphonics!  We also pay tribute to a trio of artists that passed away late March: Bill Allen, Margaret Lewis and Jay Chevalier.  AND we have our Five Year Flashback with Eddie Angel talking about his other band The Planet Rockers!  You don't want to miss this one!!

Intro Voice Over- Rob "Cool Daddy" Dempsey

Intro Music Bed: Brian Setzer- "Rockabilly Blues"

Lucky 757 (with Matt's Blues)- "Memphis Sun"

The Retrobaits- "Cryin' At My Front Door"

Ray Allen- "I Feel Alright"

Fatboy- "Burning Bridges"

Daddy Long Legs- "Pink Lemonade"

Hey Mr. DJ (request segment):

Bob Dylan- "Tweedle Dee & Tweedle Dum"

Honeydrippers (featuring Robert Plant & Jimmy Page)- "I Get A Thrill"

Robby Vee- "Buzz"

The Beatersband- "Come On Let's Go"

Dustaphonics- "Red Headed Woman"

In Memory:

Billy Adams- "Rock, Pretty Mama" (passed March 30th, 2019)

Margaret Lewis- "Shake A Leg" (passed March 29th, 2019)

Jay Chevalier- "Billy Cannon" (passed March 28th, 2019)

instru-Mental Breakdown:

Los Straitjackets- "Game Of Thrones"

The Volcanics- "Sunset Rider"

Five Year Flashback:

Eddie Angel on The Planet Rockers

The Planet Rockers- "Voodoo Woman"

Nick Waterhouse- "Wreck The Rod"

Outro Music Bed: Duane Eddy- "Movin' 'n' Groovin'"

Jun 03 2019

57mins

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Rank #14: Car theme show

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This episode we're revving up our engines and taking the show on the road with a special car themed show!  Coupes, Cobras, Fords, Lincolns, Cadillacs...they're all here!  Roll down the windows and crank up tunes from The Beach Boys, Stray Cats, The Rockats, Eddie Cochran, Howlin' Wolf, The Rip Chords, Deke Dickerson, Jan & Dean, Brian Setzer with Brian Wilson and so much more!

Intro Voice Over- Rob "Cool Daddy" Dempsey

Brian Setzer with Brian Wilson- "Little Deuce Coupe"

Jackie Brenston- "Rocket 88"

The Rockats- "Pink & Black Cadillac"

Polecats- "Big Green Car"

Dick Dale- "The Scavenger"

The Beach Boys- "409"

The Rip Chords- "Hey, Little Cobra"

Sonny Burgess- "Truckin' Down The Avenue"

Gene Vincent- "Race With The Devil"

Robert Gordon w/ Link Wray- "Red Cadillac & A Black Mustache"

Howlin' Wolf- "Cadillac Daddy (Mr. Highway Man)"

Vince Taylor & His Playboys- "Brand New Cadillac"

Eddie Cochran- "Somethin' Else"

Deke Dickerson- "Hot Rodder's Lament"

Jan & Dean- "Drag City"

Johnny Bond- "Hot Rod Lincoln"

Sammy Masters- "Pink Cadillac"

Dave Edmunds- "Get Out Of Denver"

Dr. Rubin's Pomade

Jul 28 2014

59mins

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Rank #15: Dig That Beat! Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour 08-10-15

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This special edition of Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour focuses on artists featured in the great new book, Dig That Beat!  Not only do we talk with author Sheree Homer, we also hear tunes from artists like Don Woody, Jimmy Sutton's Four Charms, James Intveld, Rosie Flores, Sleepy LaBeef, Ray Campi, Dale Hawkins, Janis Martin, The Paladins, Royal Rhythmaires and so much more!!  Great stories and great music equals great fun!!

Intro Voice Over- Rob "Cool Daddy" Dempsey

Royal Rhythmaires- "Tough Lover

Jimmy Sutton's Four Charms- "Up Jumped The Devil"

Don Woody- "Barking Up The Wrong Tree"

Al Ferrier- "Let's Go Boppin' Tonight"

James Intveld- "King Cry Baby"

Ray Campi- "Play It Cool"

Rosie Flores- "If I Could Be With You"

Dale Hawkins- "Tornado"

Dale Hawkins- "Suzy Q"

The Paladins- "Mean Man"

Janis Martin- "Long White Cadillac"

Andy Anderson- "Tough, Tough, Tough"

Sleepy LaBeef- "Bottle Up And Go"

Planet Rockers- "Heavy On My Mind"

Aug 10 2015

1hr

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Rank #16: NEW Stray Cats and more!/ Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour 04-29-19

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How great is it to say there is a NEW Stray Cats tune on the latest Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour?!!  We also spin NEW tracks from Charley Crockett, Tami Neilson, Rosie Flores, Kim Lenz, Pope Paul & The Illegals, Wild Deuces, rockers from Jimmy Dale, Gene Vincent, Darrel Higham, Glen Campbell and more!  Our instru-Mental Breakdown has NEW tunes from Cap'n Mike & The King Tide and Anthony Castagna, the Five Year Flashback is with the always great Levi Dexter AND we board the Rockabilly N Blues Time Machine for the week ending October 12, 1957!!

Intro Voice Over- Rob "Cool Daddy" Dempsey

Intro Music Bed: Brian Setzer- "Rockabilly Blues"

Jimmy Dale & The Beltline- "She's Wild"

Kim Lenz- "Guilty"

Stray Cats- "Cat Fight (Over A Dog Like Me)"

Rosie Flores- "Till The Well Runs Dry"

Tami Neilson- "Big Boss Mama"

Gene Vincent- "Hey Good Looking"

Charley Crockett- "River Of Sorrow"

Roger Miller- "Burma Shave"

instru-Mental Breakdown:

Anthony Castagna- "Rumble To Newport"

Cap'n Mike & The King Tide- "Rumble"

Pope Paul & The Illegals- "I Love The Way"

Wild Deuces- "Rock-A-Beatin' Boogie"

Rockabilly N Blues Time Machine for week ending Oct. 12, 1957:

#79 Fats Domino- "Wait & See"

#68 Thurston Harris- "Little Bitty Pretty One"

#1 The Everly Brothers- "Wake Up Little Susie"

Five Year Flashback:

Levi Dexter on the Levi & The Rockats new sound maybe not appealing to Ted's

Levi & The Rockats- "All Thru The Night"

Glen Campbell- "I'll Be Back"

Darrel Higham- "Blood From A Stone"

Eddie Cochran- "Little Lou"

Outro Music Bed:  Eddie Cochran- "Eddie's Blues"

Apr 29 2019

57mins

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Rank #17: Hillbilly Moon Explosion part 2/ Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour 07-18-16

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Hillbilly Moon Explosion's Emanuel Hutter and Oliver Baroni join us for part 2 of our interview this week as we discuss the band's latest project, With Monsters And Gods.  We also get a couple of requests from them for Patsy Cline and Rusty & Doug Kershaw!  Plus, listen for rockers from Smokehouse Dave, Kokomo Kings, Slivertooth Loos & The Witch, Vince & The Sunboppers and Brian Setzer!!

Intro Voice Over- Rob "Cool Daddy" Dempsey

Intro music bed- Brian Setzer- "Rockabilly Blues"

Smokehouse Dave- "Real Gone Daddy"

Kokomo Kings- "Hook, Line & Sinker"

Hillbilly Moon Explosion interview:

Hillbilly Moon Explosion- "Love You Better"

Segment 1

Hillbilly Moon Explosion- "Black Ghost"

Hillbilly Moon Explosion- "Chick Habit"

Segment 2

Hillbilly Moon Explosion- "Down On Your Knees"

Segment 3

Hillbilly Moon Explosion- "Desperation"

Segment 4

Hillbilly Moon Explosion- "You Miss Something"

Segment 5

Hillbilly Moon Explosion- "Call Me"

Segment 6

Hillbilly Moon Explosion- "Jackson"

Segment 7

Rusty & Doug- "Hey Mae"

Patsy Cline- "Leaving On Your Mind"

Silvertooth Loos & The Witch- "Night Owl"

Vince & The Sunboppers- "Dance With Sally"

Brian Setzer- "Peroxide Blonde In A Hopped Up Model Ford"

Outro:  Chet Atkins- "El Cumbanchero"

Jul 18 2016

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Rank #18: Switchblade 3 & more! Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour 8-24-15

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Switchblade 3's Brad Hayman joins us by phone to talk about early influences, band's origin and what's in store.  Plus, we also hear new tracks from Jessica Lee Wilkes, Dr. Bontempi's Snake Oil Company, WiFEE & The HUZz BAND and rockers from Big Sandy, Alton & Jimmy, Dion, Jerry Lee Lewis and Blue Cats!

Intro Voice Over- Rob "Cool Daddy" Dempsey

Jessica Lee Wilkes- Groove's Too Shallow

Big Sandy & His Fly Rite Boys- "Love That Man"

Alton & Jimmy- "No More Crying The Blues"

Dr. Bontempi's Snake Oil Company- "Riders On The Storm"

Brad Hayman- Switchblade 3 interview

Segment 1

Eddie Cochran- "Twenty Flight Rock"

Segment 2

Blue Denim- "Standing On A Corner"

Segment 3

Switchblade 3- "Sing Sing Sing"

Segment 4

Switchblade 3- "House Is Rockin'"

Segment 5

Switchblade 3- "Surfin' Bird"

Segment 6

Switchblade 3- "Boom, Boom, Boom"

WiFEE & THE HUZz BAND- "She Won't Go"

Dion- "I'm Ready To Go"

Jerry Lee Lewis- "Mississippi Kid"

Blue Cats- "Galluping Man"

Aug 24 2015

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Rank #19: Slim Jim Phantom interview part 1 & more! Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour 08-15-16

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Slim Jim Phantom is our guest for part 1 of our interview this week.  We talk about his new memoir, A Stray Cat Struts, as well as early influences, early days of The Stray Cats, connecting with The Rolling Stones, playing with Carl Perkins and more!  We also hear tunes from Eddie Cochran (appropriately titled "Skinny Jim"), Dennis Herrold, Ronnie Dawson & Crash Gordon!

Intro Voice Over- Rob "Cool Daddy" Dempsey

Intro music bed:  Brian Setzer- "Rockabilly Blues"

Eddie Cochran- "Skinny Jim"

Dennis Herrold- "Hip Hip Baby"

Slim Jim Phantom interview

Stray Cats- "Rock This Town"

Segment 1

Stray Cats- "Gene & Eddie"

Katmen- "You Can Go Now"

Segment 2

Stray Cats- "Stray Cat Strut"

Elvis Presley (with Slim Jim, Lee Rocker & Danny B. Harvey)- "Baby Let's Play House"

Segment 3

Stray Cats- "Runaway Boys"

Segment 4

Stray Cats- "Baby Blue Eyes"

Segment 5

Carl Perkins- "Blue Suede Shoes"

Ronnie Dawson- "Bobwire Betty"

Crash Gordon- "Lies Lies Lies"

Outro music bed:  Danny B. Harvey- "Hell Cat Stomp"

Aug 15 2016

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Rank #20: 2014 Favorites!

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We take a look back at some of the great music that came our way during 2014.  There's no way we could possibly play all of our favorites because we just have one hour!  So, here's a portion of some of our 2014 favorites.  Thanks to all the artists and labels that sent such great music to the Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour!!

Intro Voice Over- Rob "Cool Daddy Dempsey"

Levi Dexter & Gretsch Brothers- "7 Nights To Rock"

Robert Gordon- "I'm Coming Home"

Brian Setzer- "Let's Shake"

Bullets- "Go Man Go"

Danny B. Harvey- "Rock Lil Baby"

Jason D. Williams- "Fingernails"

Deke Dickerson & The Trashmen- "Real Wild Child"

Jittery Jack- "Something Wicked This Way Comes"

JD McPherson- "I Wish You Would"

Imelda May- "Tribal"

Jerry Lee Lewis- "Sick & Tired"

Tweed & The Sugardaddies- "Lonesome When You Go, Go, Go"

TJ Mayes- "When Love Come Down"

Planet Rockers- "Voodoo Woman"

Sixteen & The Sidewinders- "Full Moon Baby"

Dave Alvin & Phil Alvin- "Truckin' Little Woman"

Shorty K- "Quit Jivin' Me"

Vince Ray- "My Little Sister's Gotta Motorbike"

Dr. Rubin's Pomade

Dec 29 2014

59mins

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